For anyone who is contemplating a career in surgical assisting, you can find a number of surgical tech schools in Pennsylvania to allow you to reach your goals.
The need for brand new surgical assisting professionals is at a record high in Pennsylvania, so the time is ideal to start your training in this exciting, expanding profession!
To find a surgical technology school now accepting students in Pennsylvania, we invite you to check out our quick search feature below!
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Surgical Tech Schools in PA
This table reflects all surgical tech schools in Pennsylvania that were approved by the ABHES or CAAHEP at the beginning of 2015. Accredited programs have satisfied the requirements for curriculum and facilities identified by the accrediting organization..
|Name of School||Address||Phone||Credential Offered||Accrediting Body|
|Community College of Allegheny County - Boyce Campus||Surgical Technology Program|
595 Beatty Road
Monroeville , PA 15146
|(724) 325-6779||Associate, Certificate||CAAHEP|
|Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center||Surgical Technology Program|
1086 Franklin Street
Johnstown , PA 15905-4398
|(814) 534-9772||Associate, Certificate||CAAHEP|
|Delaware County Community College||Surgical Technology Program|
901 South Media Line Road
Media , PA 19063-1094
|Great Lakes Institute of Technology||Surgical Technology Program|
5100 Peach Street
Erie , PA 16509
|(814) 864-6666 xt. 434||Associate||CAAHEP|
|Harrisburg Area Community College - Harrisburg Campus||Surgical Technology Program|
One HACC Drive
349 Wiconisco Street
Harrisburg , PA 17110-2999
|(717) 221-1321||Associate, Certificate||CAAHEP|
|Lackawanna College||Surgical Technology Program|
1 Progress Plaza
Towanda , PA 18848
|Luzerne County Community College||Surgical Technology Program|
1333 South Prospect Street
Nanticoke , PA 18634
|McCann School of Business and Technology - Allentown||Surgical Technology Program|
2200 North Irving Street
Allentown , PA 18109
|McCann School of Business and Technology - Carlisle||Surgical Technology Program|
346 York Road
Carlisle , PA 17013
|(717) 961-5127||Associate, Diploma||CAAHEP|
|McCann School of Business and Technology - Hazleton||Surgical Technology Program|
370 Maplewood Drive
Humboldt Industrial Park
Hazleton , PA 18202
|(570) 454-6172 xt. 2936||Associate||CAAHEP|
|McCann School of Business and Technology - Sunbury||Surgical Technology Program|
1147 North Fourth Street
Sunbury , PA 17801
|Montgomery County Community College||Surgical Technology Program|
101 College Drive
Pottstown , PA 19464
|Mount Aloysius College||7373 Admiral Peary Highway|
Cresson , PA 16630
|Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences||Surgical Technology Program|
410 North Lime Street
Lancaster , PA 17602
|(717) 544-8095||Associate, Certificate||CAAHEP|
|Pennsylvania College of Technology||Surgical Technology Program|
One College Avenue
Williamsport , PA 17701
|(570) 321-5549 xt. 7572||Associate||CAAHEP|
|Pittsburgh Technical Institute||Surgical Technology Program|
1111 McKee Rd
Oakdale , PA 15071
|(412) 809-5163||Associate, Certificate||CAAHEP|
|Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences||Surgical Technology Program|
PO Box 16052
Reading , PA 19612
|St Luke's Hospital & Health Network||Surgical Technology Program|
801 Ostrum Street
Bethlehem , PA 18015
Surgical Tech Certification
Is Surgical Tech Certification Necessary in Pennsylvania?
At the moment, surgical tech certification is not mandatory in Pennsylvania.
Despite the fact that surgical tech certification is not presently compulsory in all states, the AST is leading a movement to make it a requirement for work. With this in the works, it is highly recommended that anybody considering becoming a surgical assistant should pursue certification through the NBSTSA.
Jobs & Salary
The tables below display the estimated jobs and pay data for Pennsylvania according to the latest report from BLS.gov.
|2014 Surgical Tech Annual Salary||Low||Median||High|
|Surgical Tech Employment||2012||2022||PA Pct. Change||U.S. Pct. Change|
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